Anthony Martial Addresses Claims He Turned Down Chance To Play for Manchester United
French forward Anthony Martial has come out to deny claims that he refused to travel for Manchester United’s game against Aston Villa. The idea of Martial’s refusal was promoted by Manchester United manager Ralf Ragnick.
Nonetheless, in response to the managers statement, Anthony Martial took to his Instagram handle. Insisting that he would never refuse to play for a club that pays him.
Reasons behind the Martial bombshell
On a normal circumstance, it would have been difficult to suspect the absence of Anthony Martial. However, it became glaring looking at the bench and seeing only eight players for Manchester United alongside two goalkeepers.
When asked by Journalists concerning the absence of Martial, the manager was quick to reveal that the Frenchman could have been present in the squad but he refused.
Anthony Martial gives Ragnick quick reply
On hearing the statements of the manager, Anthony Martial was quick to take his side of the story to his Instagram handle.
From his statement, he insisted he has enjoyed a long career at Old Trafford and he would never disappoint the fans by refusing to play when called up.